Japanese training ship collided with fishing vessel

Japanese training vessel FUKUSHIMA MARU with 73 people on board, including 50 students, collided with fishing vessel while approaching Onahama port, Fukushima, east Honshu, shortly after 0900 Tokyo time Sep 15. Fishing vessel sustained hull crack in fore section, training vessel understood to suffer superficial damages. FUKUSHIMA MARU berthed at Onahama port, fishing vessel resumed her sailing to home port, under own power.
Fisheries training vessel FUKUSHIMA MARU, IMO 9816139, GT 957, built 2017, flag Japan, owner Fukushima Prefecture.



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